Eberly News

WVU chemist earns 2021 Young Investigator Award from Eli Lilly

Peng LiPeng Li, an assistant professor of chemistry at West Virginia University, has been named a recipient of the 2021 Young Investigator Award from Eli Lilly.

Friendly soccer between University programs revitalizes student activities

On a gray, cold and damp October afternoon, students from the College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences sport management program and the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences Department of World Languages, Literature and Linguistics met to play two friendly soccer matches in a one-day event called the Friendship Cup.

WVU Native American Studies Program annual Peace Tree Ceremony returns with a hybrid celebration

The Native American Studies Program at West Virginia University will hold its annual Peace Tree Ceremony Nov. 2, at 1 p.m. with guest of honor Mervyn L. Tano, an attorney who for the past 25 years has served as president of the International Institute for Indigenous Resource Management, a law and policy research institution based in Denver.

A new initiative aims to bridge the gap between science and policy, names inaugural faculty fellows

More than two dozen WVU researchers are addressing the state's most pressing water issues through the Bridge Initiative's Waters of West Virginia project.

West Virginia University Advances Collaborative Research as NSF Funds NANOGrav Physics Frontiers Center

West Virginia University researchers are part of a team that was recently awarded $17 million from the National Science Foundation for the renewal of the NANOGrav Physics Frontiers Center

Death and religion: ‘Excess deaths’ sweep through Amish and Mennonite communities during COVID-19 pandemic

Sunday church service in Amish country is more than just belting out hymns, reading Bible passages and returning home an hour later to catch a football game or nap. 

Lily Wright in blue shirt and black blazer

WVU student seeks to make change through Humanity in Action Fellowship

With a passion for human rights at home and abroad, Lily Wright, a junior Honors student double-majoring in English and French at the West Virginia University Eberly College of Arts and Sciences, has been recognized as a 2021 Humanity in Action Fellow.

Dip your toe – or dive right in: WVU psychologists spill advice on reentering the world post-COVID

Slowly, but surely, America is returning to some semblance of normalcy.